Sentence Examples


  • The heavy grubs of Geotrupes, their c b FIG.
  • Their food was the meat they killed in the chase, or seeds and roots, grubs or reptiles.
  • The ichneumon pierces the body of a caterpillar and lays her eggs where the grubs will find abundant animal food.
  • The eggs deposited by the beetle in the ground develop into yellowish-brown wire-like grubs with six legs on the first three segments and a ventral prominence on the anal segment.
  • Gall-fly grubs are provided with vegetable food through the eggs being laid by the mother insect within plant tissues.